Bruce R. McConkie. American Fork, Utah: Covenant Communications. Hardcover, 8×10.25″, 348 pages.
Come to a deeper understanding of the scope and meaning of Jesus Christ’s ministry in Volume 1 of this highly readable and beautifully illustrated series. Through Elder McConkie’s fluent writing style, you’ll discover how every word the Savior spoke, every action He took, and even the timing of His experiences are wonderful parts of the Master’s divine plan. Written by a man of God who was called as a special witness of Jesus Christ, The Mortal Messiah examines the mission, ministry, and accomplishments of our Savior. Beginning with the prophecies that were coming to pass as the Advent of the Messiah approached, and expanding on Jesus Christ’s childhood, His baptism, and early ministry, this landmark Spirit-filled volume is worth reading more than once.